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This works only temporarily. If not, you can always disable it by going to the Control Panel, Device Manager and disabling it under Network Controllers. I was unable to disconnect my main Network Interface Card driver from this virtual adapter software. To permanent deletion of the hosted network adapter Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter just delete in windows registers this key: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

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I believe this device may be the source of some wifi problems my users have been having.

Sign up using Email and Password. Post as a guest Name. If you just want to share an Internet connection on Windows 7, microssoft the free version is perfectly fine. This virtual adapter was installed by my Intel Wireless driver software. To permanent deletion of the hosted network adapter Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter just delete in windows registers this key: Sounds similar to what we did above right? Source for commands This worked for me and removed the adaptor on my computer.

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Basically, Virtual WiFi is a technology that virtualizes your network adapter much in the same way VMWare virtualizes your entire operating system. He has over 15 years of industry experience in IT and holds several technical certifications.

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It may be something like Wireless Network Connection 2 or 3, etc. Shouldn’t do – it never came back for me April 21, virgual Aseem Kishore.

What is Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter?

Once it has been setup, you can enable it by typing in the following line:. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

To see details about the hosted network, such as how many micrlsoft are connected, type in the following command:. To disable this, open an elevated command prompt cmd as admin and type in the following commands, in order:.

Dev Aug 5 ’15 at The pro version has a bunch of other features, which might be useful depending on your needs, otherwise I suggest not buying pro.

What is Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter?

But I cannot figure out how to follow the steps. Connectify ivrtual provides a nice interface for doing the same thing. Other users should now be able to see your newly created wireless access point in their list of wireless networks. The Miniport Adapters reappear after some time reboot?

They should also be miniporf to connect and connect to the Internet. In the line above, you need to change VirtualNetworkName to the desired name of your wireless network and change Password to whatever password you want on the network. If it is, then the Mode: Every time it works.

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This allows you to then connect one virtual network adapter to your regular wireless network and use the other virtual adapter to connect to another network such as an ad-hoc network or to create a WiFi hotspot and allow others to connect to your Windows 7 machine wirelessly like they would connect to a normal wireless access point. Now to setup the wireless access point on the virtual network adapter, open the command prompt Start, type cmd and type in the following command:.

If you can see the adapters in Device Manager, can you delete them? Email Required, but never shown. So I just microsft the virtual adapter from the network connections window.

Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I was unable to disconnect my main Network Interface Card driver from this virtual adapter software.